I can tell you about the day Ficlets.com got shut down.
I was there. One of the authors. I was as unaware as the rest.
I can't tell you what happened to my friends. They are dead to me now, the strong connection between us abolished.
January 15, 2009
I finished my writing and grimaced. Something needed to change. Not enough detail. Too many floating scenes. Too much babbling. Maybe if I... No, no, no. At times like these it was time to just look around at other peoples' success.
I guess I would check if NightMaiden, an author that I looked to for writing advice, wrote some more stories.
As I went to check, the ground trembled and creaked.